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Question Answer
a blunt factUncompromisingly forthright (dosadny, bezceremonialny)
to confideTell someone about a secret or private matter while trusting them not to repeat it to others
to denouncePublicly declare to be wrong or evil
to flatterLavish praise and compliments on (someone), often insincerely and with the aim of furthering one's own interests (schlebiać)
a gist / to get the gist of General meaning of a speech or text (istota)
a hint / to hintA slight or indirect indication or suggestion (napomknienie) / Suggest or indicate something indirectly or covertly
an inklingA slight knowledge or suspicion; a hint (podejrzenie, przeczucie)
to mumble Say something indistinctly and quietly, making it difficult for others to hear (przebąkiwać, mruczeć)
a murmur / to murmurA low continuous background noise (szmer) / A softly spoken or almost inaudible utterance (szemrać)
to placard sth with sthCover with notices (plakatować)
a quibble / to quibble aboutA slight objection or criticism (drobne ostrzeżenie, uwaga) / Argue or raise objections about a trivial matter (spierać się o szczegóły)
to rant / a rantSpeak or shout at length in an angry, impassioned way (wrzeszczeć) / tirade??
to raveTalk incoherently, as if one were delirious or mad (bredzić)
to scribble / a scribbleWrite or draw (something) carelessly or hurriedly (bazgrolić) / A piece of writing or a picture produced carelessly or hurriedly (bazgroły)
a stumble / to stumble over the wordsTrip or momentarily lose one's balance; almost fall (podknąć się) / Make a mistake or repeated mistakes in speaking
to stutterTalk with continued involuntary repetition of sounds (jąkać się)
vagueThinking or communicating in an unfocused or imprecise way (dwuznacznie, niejasno)
to rant and rave Shout and complain angrily and at length

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